DJS (UK) Limited, a Dorset-based technical innovations and software development company established in 2012, has been recognised as the Alternative Consumer Lender of the Year (lending between £0 – £2,500) at the 2018 Credit Strategy Lending Awards.

The Lending Awards, sponsored by Experian, are the UK’s only awards that connect the consumer, residential and business lending industries. The awards ceremony took place on Thursday, November 8 at Hilton London Bankside.

PiggyBank, the UK’s fastest growing short-term lender owned by DJS (UK) Limited, was recognised for its evidence of credit growth and business innovation, with good customer satisfaction. Judges commended the company’s practice and highlighted that it is the right evolution of the lending model.

As well as winning in the Alternative Consumer Lender of the Year (lending between £0 – £2,500), the company was also shortlisted in the following categories:
• Best Brand
• Customer Service Excellence – Alternative Lending, sponsored by Telrock
• Best Fintech Lender (Short-term), sponsored by Experian

Dan Ware, CEO at DJS (UK) Limited, commented: “I am immensely proud of the team at DJS (UK) Limited and PiggyBank for all the hard work they have done that has enabled us to win this prestigious award. It’s an honour to be recognised by the Lending Awards as leaders in our industry, alongside many other top businesses in the sector.”